32 pages tagged "web of science"

The phantom reference strikes again
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 28 Nov 2019 11:04
Update of a 2017 white paper that shows that - with over 500 citations - the phantom reference is alive and kicking

Publish or Perish version 7
David Adams - updated Tue 19 Nov 2019 17:18
Introducing Publish or Perish release 7

How to use Publish or Perish effectively?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 29 Oct 2019 15:33
Presents the slides of a Bibliometrics Summer School session in July 2019

Everything you always wanted to know about impact...
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 15 Oct 2019 15:50
Book chapter providing a quick overview of the what, why, how and where of research impact

Multi-query center: ISI import
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 18 Sep 2019 22:57
Publish or Perish tutorial

Bibliometrics in the Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 16 Sep 2019 22:39
Reports on my presentation at a workshop in March 2017 organised by the UK LIS-Bibliometrics group

Six Essential Science Indicators highly-cited papers
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 9 Sep 2019 07:52
Lists six of my papers that are Web of Science highly-cited papers, i.e. top 1% most cited in their fields

Is ISI misunderstanding the Social Sciences?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 8 Sep 2019 10:22
Documents how ISI is inappropriately applying Science-based criteria to articles in the Social Sciences

Publish or Perish version 6
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 5 Sep 2019 09:15
Introduces Publish or Perish release 6 and its new data sources

Two new kids on the block: Crossref and Dimensions
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:30
Compares publication and citation coverage in the Crossref and Dimensions with Google Scholar, Microsoft Academic, Scopus and Web of Science

An Australian "productivity boom"? ... or maybe just a database expansion?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:26
Shows how difficult longitudinal bibliometric analyses are when database coverage changes

How to merge “stray citation" records?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:23
Explains how to merge different occurrences of a paper in Publish or Perish

Is Google Scholar flawless? Of course not!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:19
Reviews the major limitations of Google Scholar

Bank error in your favour? How to gain 3,000 citations in a week
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:19
Shows how I gained 3,000 citations in a week through inaccurate publication matching in the Web of Science

Google Scholar is a serious alternative to Web of Science
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:15
Argues that Google Scholar needs to be treated as a serious alternative data source for citation analysis

Can we use Google Scholar to identify highly-cited documents?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:13
Introducing my new article on Google Scholar with the Granada EC3 group

How to get listed on the ESI ranking of highly cited authors
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:12
Illustrates how tongue-in-cheek papers might be taken seriously by naive (or desparate) academics

Do Google Scholar, Scopus and the Web of Science speak your language?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:12
Short summary of white paper on the coverage of non-English language publications in three major databases for citation analysis

Microsoft Academic (Search): a Phoenix arisen from the ashes?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:12
Assesses Microsoft Academic coverage through a detailed comparison with Google Scholar, the Web of Science, and Scopus

Sacrifice a little accuracy for a lot more comprehensive coverage
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 13 Aug 2019 07:50
A prologue for a book on Google Scholar

Why metrics can (and should?) be used in the Social Sciences
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 13 Aug 2019 07:46
Reports on my presentation presented at "The Future of Research Assessment Peer Review vs. Metrics"

STI conference Leiden: metrics vs peer review
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 12 Aug 2019 14:36
An extensive report on the conference, my presentation on the REF and gender initiatives

Microsoft Academic: Is the Phoenix getting wings?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 12 Aug 2019 11:29
Compares citation coverage in the new Microsoft Academic with Google Scholar, Scopus and Web of Science

Web of Science: How to be robbed of 10 years of citations in one week!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 3 Aug 2019 09:50
Shows how I was "robbed" of citations through inaccurate publication matching in the Web of Science

Health warning: Might contain multiple personalities
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 20 Jul 2019 11:25
Shows how a lack of name disambiguation leads to serious distortion of the Essential Science Indicators

Working with ISI data: Beware of categorisation problems
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 27 May 2019 11:28
ISI appears to regularly misclassify journal articles containing original research into the "review" or "proceedings paper" category, rather than assigning them to the appropriate "article" category.

How to become an author of ESI Highly Cited Papers?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 27 May 2019 11:24
Documents how unscrupulous predatory open access journals can distort citation counts

Microsoft Academic is one year old: the Phoenix is ready to leave the nest
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 25 Nov 2018 13:09
The third of my trilogy of papers on Microsoft Academic reporting on its coverage one year after its re-launch

Do Google Scholar, Scopus and the Web of Science speak your language?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 1 Aug 2018 08:45
Discusses the coverage of non-English language publications in three major databases for citation analysis

How to import ISI and Scopus data in Publish or Perish?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 11 Sep 2017 09:40
Illustrates how Web of Science and Scopus data can be imported into Publish or Perish

Google Scholar
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 28 Jun 2017 18:00
Publish or Perish tutorial

Comparing the Google Scholar h-index with the ISI Journal Impact Factor
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 20 May 2017 18:51
Proposes an alternative metric – Hirsch’s h-index – and data source – Google Scholar – to assess journal impact.